Understanding Today's Financial Environment
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What Smart Investors Know
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Your Emergency Fund: How Much Is Enough?
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
What does your home really cost?